|The Coffee House - WorkLife - Mark Cohen|
Karen Nussbaum describes how "Working America," a community organization launched by the AFL-CIO for non-union members which she directs, grew by leaps and bounds in its first year.
Keywords: labor; community; non-union
|Rise Up Town Hall meeting - La Teatro Tea NYC - Aug 22 2007 - Joly MacFie|
PUNKCAST#1190 Rise Up Creative Music and Arts inaugural Town Hall meeting held at La Teatro Tea in NYC's lower east side on Aug 22 2007. There is the whole 2hr meeting in mp4 and mp3, plus 4 selected clips indicated below. Speakers: 0:00:00 William Parker - introduction 0:02:32 Patricia Nicholson - opening remarks 0:09:38 William Parker - opening remarks 0:21:37 Ahmed Abdullah (Sista's Place) - a community center 0:30:04 Marc Ribot (w/ Barbara Birch) - venue campaign report 0:36:47 Patricia Nic...
Keywords: nyc; community activism; jazz
|The Coffee House - Artistic Eye - Mark Cohen|
Architect Nathalie de Vries on design that maximizes public spaces and amenities and affordable, novel housing.
Keywords: housing; architecture; community